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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.3953
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 07/29/1903
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): General View of Powerhouse Construction Progress Along Waterfront
Description One in a series of photographs documenting the construction of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse. Photograph shows general view of construction along waterfront showing pump machinery, dock area, and piles.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Construction
Derrick
Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
Docks
Pumps
Machinery
Piles (Structural elements)
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)